Africase Attorneys provides a range of legal services to international organisations and their members. These services may include legal assistance to international organisations, establishment and governance of international organisations, representation of international organisations, dispute resolution, employment and labour law, and international regulatory compliance. By providing sophisticated legal advice and representation, we assist international organisations operate effectively and efficiently while complying with the complex legal and regulatory requirements governing their activities.
1. Establishment and Governance of International Organisations:
- Advising clients on the legal framework for establishing international organisations and membership requirements
- Assisting clients in drafting and negotiating the charter or other governing instruments for international organisations
- Advising on the legal obligations and responsibilities of international organisations under international law
2. Legal Assistance to International Organisations:
- Providing legal advice to international organisations on all legal matters including commercial, corporate, employment, regulatory, and compliance
- Assisting in drafting, negotiating and interpreting contracts for international organisations with commercial partners, service providers, and other stakeholders
- Providing advice on the interpretation and application of international treaties and conventions relevant to the activities of international organisations
3. Representation of International Organisations:
- Representing international organisations in negotiations with governments, other international organisations, or commercial entities
- Advocating on behalf of international organisations in various international disputes, whether legal, administrative or political
- Representing international organisations in international courts or tribunals, including the International Court of Justice or the International Criminal Court.
4. Dispute Resolution:
- Assisting international organisations in the resolution of disputes with other organisations, governments, or other entities
- Representing international organisations in litigation, mediation, and arbitration related to their activities, including the enforcement of contracts, disputes with service providers, or compliance with international standards
- Advising on strategies to avoid disputes and manage risk
5. Employment and Labor Law:
- Advising international organisations on employment and labor law matters, including contracts, termination, and discrimination
- Assisting international organisations in complying with employment laws in different countries and jurisdictions
- Providing legal advice on employee benefits, such as retirement plans, health insurance, and paid leave
6. International Regulatory Compliance:
- Advising international organisations on regulatory compliance issues including compliance with international standards, such as international environmental standards, accounting and financial standards, and human rights standards
- Assisting in developing and implementing compliance programs to mitigate legal and reputational risks
- Assisting in investigations and resolving compliance issues
Africase Attorneys is an international economic law firm specialised in cross-border transactions, litigation and arbitration across Africa.
For decades, our international advocates developed an in-depth understanding of Africa and are working in the major capitals of Africa.
We aim at providing first-class and innovative legal solutions to our international clients including international corporations, NGOs, public
institutions and States, international organisations, as well as local clients for their international transactions or interactions
with foreign people and entities.